Hinckley Info : News and Information


Home arrow Hinckley Info News arrow Free anti theft screws on offer to reduce number plate thefts in Market Bosworth
21 April, 2014
  

Rugby Road Wine Cellar, 82 Rugby Road, Hinckley - 01455 632431

G Seller and Co, 75 Upper Bond Street , Hinckley, LE10 1RH

Seal Service, Unit 5, Venture Court, Dodwells Road, Hinckley

Lee Glasgow Photography

Free anti theft screws on offer to reduce number plate thefts in Market Bosworth PDF Print E-mail
01 August, 2011

Officers from Market Bosworth are taking measures to reduce incidents of number plate thefts in the area.

The Market Bosworth neighbourhood team have purchased a stock of anti-theft number plate screws in an attempt to drive down vehicle crime in the area.

The screws are far more difficult for thieves to remove, and can be fitted as a replacement to the number plate screws which dealerships fit as standard.

Sergeant Matt Trott from Hinckley police said: “Number plates are often stolen by criminals who use them on their vehicles to evade detection during a crime where a vehicle is used.

“I would advise motorists to report the theft of a number plate to the police immediately or you could run the risk of becoming falsely implicated in criminal activity. It will also allow us to identify and investigate promptly any offence committed by the vehicle bearing the stolen number plates.

“The screws are available free of charge for the residents of Market Bosworth and neighbouring villages, including the northern parishes of Markfield, Ratby, Groby and Stanton.

“If you would like a free set of clutch-head screws please contact a member of your neighbourhood team or email Sergeant Matt Trott   with your name and address or visit Market Bosworth police station which is open to the public on Wednesdays between 10am and 12pm.

“We also have a limited supply of tamper proof tax disc holders and steering locks for older cars.

“Officers can deliver them to your home address and will even help you to fit them.

“You can also contact us through Facebook at our own dedicated Market Bosworth Police page or on Twitter @lpbosworth.”

*Local Businesses*
ELECTRICAL SERVICES (Est 1994)
Ullesthorpe
Brookfield Signs & Graphics Ltd
Vinyl Lettering, Exhibition Graphics & More
Unit 4 Brookfield Road
Hinckley
Colin Burton Builders Ltd
Builder
28 Heath Lane South
Earl Shilton
The Lock Shop
Holding the Key to Your Security
69 Castle Street
Hinckley
Charnwood Tree Services
Caring for your trees locally
Hinckley & Local Villages
Skyline
Fascia Company
43 Station Road
Market Bosworth
Car Body and Paint Repairs
Nutts Lane Industrial Estate
Hinckley
Philip James
Exclusive menswear, formalwear hire and corporate wear
5 George Street
Hinckley
Sunset Blinds
We leave everyone in the shade!
Rugby House, Hinckley Road
Sapcote
Lee Glasgow Photography
Wedding Photographer Leicestershire
Hinckley
Full Domestic Re-Upholstery Service
Sparkenhoe House, Southfield Road
Hinckley
Mike B
CCTV, Safes and Locksmiths
4-8 Rugby Road
Hinckley
Four Winds Nurseries
The Home of The Home Grown
Coventry Road
Sharnford
Rugby Road Wine Cellar
Hinckley's No 1 for Wine
82 Rugby Road
Hinckley
G Seller & Co Ltd
Funeral Directors and Monumental Masons
75 Upper Bond Street
Hinckley
Brought to you by hinckley-info.co.uk Local Community information and news for Hinckley and South West Leicestershire - All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owners. www.hinckley-info.co.uk is not an agent for and does not vouch for those persons, companies and/or other organisations whose goods or services may be displayed or referred to on this Website.